Victorian Tissue Cover

Crochet thread size 30
Steel crochet hook size 7
2 yds x 1/8" wide ribbon
2 small roses for decoration
Gauge: 6 dc = 1/2"

Row 1: Ch 51, sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc in each rem ch across, turn. ( 50 ).
Row 2: Ch 1, sc in next 3 sts, ( ch 1, sk 1 st, dc in next st ) 3 times, ( ch 1, sk 1 st, dc in next st ) 3 times, ch 1, sk 1 st, sc in each next 5 sts, ( ch 1, sk 1 st, dc in next st ) 3 times, ( ch 1, sk 1 st, tr in next st ) 3 times, ( ch 1, sk 1 st, dc in next st ) 3 times, ch 1, sk 1 st, sc in each next 3 sts, turn.
Row 3: Ch 3 ( counts as dc ), dc in each st and each ch 1 sp across, turn.
Row 4: Ch 3, dc in each st across, turn. ( 49 ).
Row 5: Ch 5 ( counts as tr, ch 1 ), sk 1 st, tr in next st, ( ch 1, sk 1 st, dc in next st ) 3 times, ch 1, sk 1 st, sc in each next 5 sts, ( ch 1, sk 1 st, dc in next st ) 3 times, ( ch 1, sk 1 st, tr in next st ) 3 times, ( ch 1, sk 1 st, dc in next st ) 3 times, ch 1, sk 1 st, sc in next 5 sts, ( ch 1, sk 1 st, dc in next st ) 3 times, ch 1, sk 1 st, tr in next st ) twice, turn.
Row 6: Ch 5 ( first tr, ch 1 ), sk 1 st, tr in next st, ( ch 1, sk 1 st, dc in next st ) 3 times, ch 1, sk 1 st, sc in each next 5 sts, ( ch 1, sk 1 st, dc in next st ) 3 times, ( ch 1, sk 1 st, tr in next st ) 3 times, ( ch 1, sk 1 st, dc in next st ) 3 times, ch 1, sk 1 st, sc in each of next 5 sts, ( ch 1, sk 1 st, dc in next st ) 3 times, ( ch 1, sk 1 st, tr in next st ) twice, turn.
Row 7: Ch 3, dc in each st and each ch 1 sp across, turn.
Row 8: Ch 3, dc in each st across, turn. ( 49 ).
Rep Rows 2-8 until piece measures 16" ending with Row 2. At end of last rep, leave a sewing length. Sew last Row to opposite side of foundation chain.
EDGING: Rnd 1: ( right side ): Attach thread at side edge of joined seam, ch 3, dc evenly spaced around entire edge, ending with a total of dc sts in multiples of 3 sts, sl st to join in to top of beg ch.
Rnd 2: Ch 1, sc in same st as beg ch 1, ch 3, sk 2 dc, ( sc in next dc, ch 3, sk 2 dc ) rep around, join with sl st in beg sc.
Rnd 3: Sl st into ch 3 sp, ch 1, sc in same ch 3 sp, ( ch 5, sc in next ch sp ) rep around, ending with ch 2, dc in beg sc for last ch lp.
Rnd 4: Ch 1, ( sc in ch loop, ch 7, sk 1 loop ) rep around, sl st to join in beg sc.
Rnd 5: Sl st into ch loop, ch 1, sc in same ch loop, *( ch 5, sc in next ch loop ) twice, ch 5, sc in next sc, rep from * around, join with sl st in beg sc.
Rnd 6: Sl st into ch 5 loop, ch 4, sk 1 loop, tr in next ch loop, (* ch 7, yo hook twice, insert hook in next loop, yo, draw up a loop ( yo, draw through 2 loops on hook ) twice, yo hook twice, sk 1 loop, insert hook in next loop, yo, draw up a loop, ( yo, draw through 2 lps on hook ) twice, yo, draw through rem 3 loops on hook ( 2 tr cluster formed ), rep from * around, join with sl st to top of beg ch 4.
Rnd 7: In each ch 7 loop work ( sc, hdc, 2 dc, 3 tr, 2 dc, hdc, sc ), join with sl st in beg sc. Fasten off. Rnd Rnds 1-7 on opposite side of edge or rows.
Cut ribbon in half and weave through Rnd 2 of edging and tie in a bow. Glue rose decorations as in photo.